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  1. dt-van replied to the thread Layering Soil in a Large Container.

    He didn't say whether transitional layering had ever been tried, or why he believed it wouldn't work though Just his usual expert...

    Apr 14, 2024 at 11:09 AM
  2. dt-van replied to the thread Layering Soil in a Large Container.

    That is certainly a possibility if I can find an inner pot of suitable size and figure out a stable support system to keep it level at...

    Apr 14, 2024 at 10:38 AM
  3. dt-van replied to the thread British Columbia: Sooty Mould on Camellia.

    Thanks for the advice, I will certainly check tomorrow to see if it is aphids or not. I did try hosing last year to little effect. It...

    Apr 14, 2024 at 12:05 AM
  4. dt-van replied to the thread Layering Soil in a Large Container.

    Of course the container is deeper than needed, but for esthetic reasons I want the plant at a certain height. Even in a garden not all...

    Apr 13, 2024 at 11:58 PM
  5. dt-van posted a new thread.

    British Columbia: Sooty Mould on Camellia

    My Camellia x williamsii 'Donation' made it through the harsh winter with flower buds intact, but the leaves are heavily infested with...

    Forum: Outdoor Gardening in the Pacific Northwest

    Apr 13, 2024 at 11:53 AM
  6. dt-van posted a new thread.

    Layering Soil in a Large Container

    I'm looking for soil recommendations for a 22" tall container for a dwarf Pieris japonica 'Little Heath'. In recent years I've read...

    Forum: HortForum

    Apr 13, 2024 at 11:25 AM